Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Competition Time with the National Concert Hall

    The new International Concert Series was launched on Tuesday. To celebrate, Liz is giving away a Season Friends Membership prize on Classic Drive. Season Friends get great discounts on Season packages and priority booking, invitations to receptions through the season and open rehearsals.

    The prize includes: one year’s gift membership as a Season Friend of the National Concert Hall for 2 people, a pair of tickets to see the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra on the 28th of August with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance and a €50 Gift Voucher for the Music Box, 

    Season Friends also get all the privileges that Friends of the National Concert Hall get which are great discounts throughout the yearly programme, courses and lectures, events, day trips and much more

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 9 July 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    Culture File - Britten & Herbert

    How Benjamin Britten's Alderburgh feeds into the music of contemporary singer-songwriter, Gwyneth Herbert.

    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Lansiranta
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Performer(s): Lepisto, Markku
      Duration: 4:22
    • 16:02
      Title: Ballet From Petite Suite
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:43
    • 16:06
      Title: C'Est Ca La Vie, C'Est Ca L'Amour (That's Life, That's Love)
      Performer(s): Simons, Moises
      Performer(s): Simons, Moises
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:11
      Title: Neapolitan Dance From Swan Lake
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 2:20
    • 16:14
      Title: Concerto In B Flat Major G 482 (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 5:05
    • 16:19
      Title: Romanian Folk Dances - Stick Dance, Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 1:23
    • 16:22
      Title: Ein Marchen Aus 1001 Nacht - Scene Phantastique
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 6:10
    • 16:32
      Title: Happy We (Acis And Galatea)
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 2:55
    • 16:36
      Title: Double Concerto In C Major Bwv 1061 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:40
    • 16:44
      Title: Norwegian March : Allegretto Marcato
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Duration: 2:29
    • 16:48
      Title: High Life For Strings
      Performer(s): David Byrne
      Performer(s): David Byrne
      Duration: 4:49
    • 16:53
      Title: Saxophone Concerto - 3rd Mvt
      Performer(s): Torke, Michael
      Performer(s): Torke, Michael
      Duration: 5:23
    • 16:58
      Title: Even Such Is Time
      Performer(s): Chilcott, Bob
      Performer(s): Chilcott, Bob
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:02
      Title: Quintet In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegretto
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 8:34
    • 17:13
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Duration: 6:14
    • 17:22
      Title: Tornami A Dir
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Duration: 3:40
    • 17:25
      Title: Scherzo
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 5:15
    • 17:33
      Title: The Golden Section (1st Movement) The Bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:36
      Title: Carmen - Intermezzo
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:42
      Title: Concerto For Flute And Orchestra (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Michael
      Performer(s): Haydn, Michael
      Duration: 5:51
    • 17:48
      Title: The Elphin Fairies
      Performer(s): Traditional/Beethoven
      Performer(s): Traditional/Beethoven
      Duration: 2:32
    • 17:52
      Title: Tango From Sarasateana Suite
      Performer(s): Zimbalist, Efrem
      Performer(s): Zimbalist, Efrem
      Duration: 4:25
    • 17:58
      Title: Veni, Sequere Fida
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 7:38
    • 18:06
      Title: Suite In G Major (6th Movement) Gigue A L'Angloise
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 1:40
    • 18:08
      Title: An English Suite - Ii. In Minuet Style
      Performer(s): Parry, Hubert
      Performer(s): Parry, Hubert
      Duration: 3:16
    • 18:12
      Title: Concerning Hobbits
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:10
    • 18:26
      Title: Facade - Popular
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Performer(s): Walton, William
      Duration: 2:43
    • 18:33
      Title: Choros No. 1 'Tipico'
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 5:17
    • 18:46
      Title: Dance Of The Knights
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 5:39
    • 18:52
      Title: Concerto A 5 In G Minor Op. 9/8 For Oboe Solo And Strings - Move
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 4:15
    • 18:56
      Title: With Wand'ring Steps (Recorder Version)
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Performer(s): Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Duration: 2:55

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